Facebook to Music App Developers: You Need Us

From Billboard:

Facebook on Tuesday trumpeted its track record as a platform for music applications not named Spotify.

In a post entitled, “Facebook Timeline Apps and Music, A Year Later,” Facebook engineer Lincoln Hochberg singled out six music apps that have enjoyed relative success over the past year. These include Songza, BandPage, 8Tracks, KKBOX, Saavn and SoundTracking.

Although Spotify is far and away the most popular music app on Facebook, with 23.5 million active monthly users, according to AppData.com, it merited only an honorable mention at the bottom of Hochberg’s post, alongside Clear Channel Communications’ iHeartRadio and Deezer.

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